Morgan is Coming! Confederate Raiders in the Heartland of Kentucky
Author: Betty J. Gorin
John Hunt Morgan, and his dauntless cavalrymen, roamed the countryside of Taylor and surrounding counties in KY, burning Pleasant Hill Church, stockades and bridges, tearing up rail lines, and striking fear into the hearts of Kentuckians, with Union forces in hot pursuit. The "invincible" Morgan met his match in Michigan's Col. Orlando Moore at the decisive bloody battle of Tebbs Bend, July 4, 1863.
Book Details: 453 pages including: 15 maps, 42 illustrations, 233 photographs, and a listing of over 400 Civil War soldiers from Taylor County, Morgan's Pleasant Hill, 1st Kentucky, Christmas and Great Raids are described. There are detailed accounts of Cumberland River crossings, battles of Columbia, Tebbs Bend and Lebanon as well as raids by Confederate General H.B. Lyon and guerrillas Magruder and Quantrill.
PRICE: $29.95 (includes taxes and shipping)
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